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Six Steps To Help You Access The Akashic Records

Are the Akashic Records some cosmic repository of endless file cabinets in infinite hallways and stacks? Where did this concept come from? Do these …

Study Skills

13 Signs You Are an Indigo Child

13 Common Traits of an Indigo Child<p>If you wonder if you might be of this distinct soul lineage, here are a few traits which may feel familiar.<p>1. You …

23 Ways to Recognize Crystal Children

Article subtype: Article (with image)Article main image: Article author: Andye MurphyThe Crystal Children emanate a pure vibration of love. More than …

Spirituality

Natto: 'It's like a vegan stinky cheese.'

Natto is fermented soybeans, and it's been popular in Japan for over a thousand years. Ann Yonetani tells The Splendid Table's Von Diaz how it gets …

Soybeans

10 Weird Celebrity Breakfasts That Prove Stars Are Just Like Us

Cynthia Nixon’s cinnamon raisin and lox bagel is only the beginning<p>It's been a week of strange celebrity breakfasts. On Monday, Cynthia Nixon made …

Protein

Traditional Japanese Breakfast

This dish might not be to everyone's (westernized) taste on a hungover morning, and it's also a breakfast with many components—rice, grilled fish, …

Recipes

What's really for breakfast? 20 Japanese people give us a peek at their morning meal【Photos】

Like most countries around the world, Japan has quite a few delicious foods, like sushi, tempura and sukiyaki, that really stand out. But as …

Eggs

Save Money With These Cheap Vegan Recipes Under $3 | Living

April 15, 2015 | Written by<p>If done intelligently, you can cook a healthy vegan meal for less money than you would normally blow on a soy latte. To …

Animal Rights

Miso Soup Is the Cheapest, Easiest Vegan Breakfast

In the United States, miso soup is generally considered little more than a side dish for sushi. But in Japan, people commonly eat miso soup for …

Vegan

15 Minute Simple Vegan Miso Soup

This 15 minute simple vegan miso soup is one of my favorite dinner recipes, it’s quick, easy, cheap and I LOVE how it tastes. Everyone can make it, …

Recipes

8 Common Japanese Food Myths, Debunked

Myth: Nigiri is meant to be eaten with chopsticks.<p><b>Andoh says:</b> The word <i>nigiru</i> means to compress or compact, and it describes the way in which the rice …

Sushi

9 Baths, Spas, And Hot Springs You Can Actually Visit Around The World

A bubbling bath in a volcanic crater, anyone?<p>In some cultures, it represents the importance of taking time to rest and relax — in others it's seen as a chance to socialize and build community. Above all, the goal is to come away feeling centered in mind and body (OK, and a lil' pampered). Here's …

Hot Springs

Cat in Bristol brings home bag of suspected class A drugs

<b>A cat's owner got a shock when it brought home a bag containing what is thought to be a large stash of drugs.</b><p>Avon and Somerset Police said the bag was found in the cat's bed at its home in St Pauls in Bristol, with the animal "curled up next to it". It said the owner contacted officers …

Somerset

Arrests in Georgia church for selling edible marijuana

<b>Two women have been arrested after they were caught selling sweets and cakes containing marijuana in a church in the US state of Georgia.</b><p>The marijuana edibles Ebony Cooper and Leah Pressley were offering included cereal treats, brownies and puddings, police say.<p>The arrests occurred at an event the …

Selling

Wine Dispensing Sphere

The invention of boxed wine is right up there with electricity. But cardboard isn't the classiest. This modern design incorporates what we love about …

Top 5 Ring Candles

With the price of ring candles being slightly higher than your everyday ‘Bed, Bath, and Beyond’ candle, you want to be sure that the one that you …

Candles

Who was Chet Baker?

<i>I</i> got really into the sound of Chet Baker this summer. I went through all the albums; the live sessions from Paris that made me feel like I could be …

Chet Baker

The Truth About 'Superwoman Days' When Living With Fibromyalgia

Somedays, I feel like Superwoman.<p>Now, to be clear, a Superwoman day for someone with fibro might seem like a pretty typical day for someone without a …

If You Could See What I Feel: A Glimpse Inside My Life With Fibromyalgia

If you could see what I feel, you would see:<p>That I’m tired of pretending this will go away<br>I’m tired of pretending day after day<br>I’m tired of …

10 brain-boosting toys your baby will love

Babies

8 expert tips for raising an adventurous eater

Starting your child on solids can be a daunting process. Between the mixed advice that seems to come from every angle ("Thanks, Grandma, but pretty …

Day Care

Unstructured play is critical for kids + their brain development—so set them free

Unstructured play is play without predetermined rules of the game. There are no organized teams, uniforms, coaches or trainers. It is spontaneous, …

Motherhood

It's Okay if Our Children Want to Be Stay-at-Home Parents When They Grow Up

Doctor, teacher, paleontologist, police officer, artist, dentist… stay-at-home mom? When we ask our children about their career aspirations, becoming …

Work from Home

Our Comment Box Culture and How It Affects Parenting

My husband recently asked me when we were going to cut our son’s hair. “When he’s two?” he asked.<p>“When someone says something and makes me feel bad,” …

Social Media

Understanding Male Fertility: What Every Man Needs to Know Before Trying To Conceive

Statistics reveal that 1 in 6 trying-to-conceive (TTC) couples will have difficulty becoming pregnant. While it is often assumed that the female …

Male Fertility

Study: Earlier Surgical Intervention For Undescended Testicles Reduces Cancer and Infertility Rates

Australian researchers just released information that suggests boys with undescended testicles are at increased risks for testicular cancer and …

Testicular Cancer

How My Family Accidentally Fell Into Attachment Parenting

Before I became a mother I constantly said, “My kids will never (fill in the blank).” My husband and I agreed our babies wouldn’t take over our …

Parenting

5 Reasons Babies Who Sleep Through the Night Should Raise Concerns

Even as little as a generation ago, the expectation was that all babies sleep through the night. Parents assumed they must teach them to do so …

Breast Feeding

15 Breastfeeding Traditions From Around the World

From a strictly biological perspective, breastfeeding is the same around the world. The primitive reflexes of rooting and sucking that are innate to …

Breast Feeding

10 Questions to Consider Before Homeschooling

The decision to homeschool is not an easy one to make. It requires careful consideration and research. If you’re thinking about homeschooling, you …

Homeschooling